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Shelby Wright, age 78, Green County, KY

Shelby Wright, age 78 of Summersville, KY passed away Saturday at her residence in Green County.

The funeral services will be conducted at 10amCT Tuesday, December 24, 2019 at the Holly Grove Baptist Church, with burial in the Whitlow Cemetery. Visitation at Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home on Monday from 3-8pmCT and at Holy Grove Church on Tuesday until time of the service.

She is survived by her daughter: Tammy Milby of Summersville

A daughter-in-law: Janet Akin Wright of Summersville

A sister & brother-in-law: Zelda & Roy Pruitt of Greensburg

Four grandchildren: Kyle & Karie Milby of Summersville, Erin & Brian Tolbert of Tennessee, Randi & Evan Patterson of Summersville, and Zack Wright of Campbellsville.

Nine great-grandchildren: Katlyn Milby, Koltyn Milby, Kannen Milby, Kaiden Milby, Makenzie Ray, Brooklyn Ray, Aubrey Janes, River Patterson, and Chase Patterson.

Two caretakers: Anna Curry and Megan Elkins

Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home will be in charge of the arrangements.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Gideon Bible Fund or the Whitlow Cemetery Fund. These can be made at the funeral home or the church.

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